kellymom :: Breastfeeding and Parenting you'll want this website. kellymom.com :: Nursing your newborn - what to expect in the early weeks is the part about new babies.
In the ordinary course of things, for a majority of women, breastfeeding is hardest during the first couple days, harder than using formula for the first 6 weeks, and then considerably easier than formula after that.
My own experience was quite easy, the one thing that would've helped us a lot would've been to do a lot more skin to skin time in the beginning. The hospital nurses wrapped my daughter up in a blanket and that made her extra sleepy and it took nearly a day to figure it out.